Drug smuggler shot while illegally trying to enter Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 27, 2010 00:50

A man suspected of drug smuggling was shot in the leg by border police while he tried to illegally enter Israel through the Egyptian border.

He was taken to Soroka Hospital in Beersheba and was in stable condition.

The injured man and two other drug smugglers were arrested for carrying bags containing 300 kg of marijuana.


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